Guide to Acquiring an SSL Certificate
- Create a request for a certificate to be signed (CSR). You are going to need to produce a CSR on your server before you can go ahead and purchase and install an SSL certificate
- Put in your order for an SSL certificate. SSL certificates may be obtained from a number of different providers available online.
- Save your certificates on your computer. It is necessary for you to download the Intermediate Certificates from the same service from whom you acquired your certificates
Click the Manage SSL Sites button that’s located in the Install and Manage SSL for your site (HTTPS) section. Click the Browse Certificates button once you’ve located the Install an SSL Website option below. Click the Use Certificate button once you have chosen the certificate that you wish to make active. This will cause the fields for the certificate to be automatically filled in.
How do I add an SSL certificate to my site?
Simply add your new SSL binding to the site by clicking the Add button.When you create a new binding, the settings will automatically be adjusted to use HTTP on port 80.Make sure that https is selected from the Type drop-down menu.In the SSL Certificate drop-down list, choose the self-signed certificate that you generated in the previous step, and then click the OK button after making your selection.
How do I add a self-signed SSL certificate to a binding?
When you create a new binding, the settings will automatically be adjusted to use HTTP on port 80. Make sure that https is selected from the Type drop-down menu. In the SSL Certificate drop-down list, select the self-signed certificate that you generated in the previous step, and then click the OK button after making your selection.
How do I install a SelfSSL certificate on Windows?
Select Local computer. To display the Local Certificate store, click the OK button. Find the certificate you created with the help of the SelfSSL tool by navigating to the Personal > Certificates menu option. To copy the certificate, right-click on it and pick the appropriate option. Proceed to the Certificates tab after navigating to the Trusted Root Certification Authorities menu.